Department Directory

Welcome to the Putnam County Directory. You can find the phone number and link to each County Department on the list below. 

Note: The PUTNAM COUNTY COURTS are not affiliated with Putnam County Government. You can call the Putnam County Court’s phone system at 845-208-7800.

Putnam County Government Hours of Operation

  • Regular Hours 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Summer Hours 8:00am – 4:00pm

Board of Elections

Bureau of Emergency Services

Child Advocacy Center

Consumer Affairs/Weights & Measures/Trades Licensing & Registration

County Clerk

County Executive

County Coroner

Department of Motor Vehicles

District Attorney’s Office

Finance/Tax Collection

Health Department

  • Visit the Health Department’s Website
  • Environmental Health
  • Green Putnam
  • Live Healthy Putnam
  • Phone Number: 845-808-1390
  • Fax Number: 845-808-1937
  • Fax Number (Nursing): 845-808-1336
  • Email:
    Complaints on facilities will not be addressed at this email address. To file a complaint,
    please call the Department of Health directly at 845-808-1390.

    The above email is only monitored during normal business hours, Monday to Friday.
  • Toll free (TTY) for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Speech Impaired:
    Dial 7-1-1 or 800-662-1220

Highways & Facilities


Information Technology/GIS

Law Department


Mental Health Services

Office for People with Disabilities

Office for Senior Resources (Formerly known as "Office for the Aging")

Parks & Recreation


Department of Planning, Development & Public Transportation



  • Visit the Purchasing Website
  • Phone Number: 845-808-1088
  • Main Fax Number: 845-808-1913
  • Bids Fax Number: 845-808-1914
  • Proposals Fax Number: 845-808-1915
  • Purchase Orders Fax Number: 845-808-1917
  • Email:

Putnam Workforce Partnership

Real Property Tax Service Agency

Records Center & Micrographic Bureau

RSVP: Retired & Senior Volunteer Program

Sheriff’s Department

Social Services

Soil and Water Conservation District



  • Visit the Transportation Website
  • Phone Number: 845-878-RIDE (7433)
  • HoursMonday – Friday
    4:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Veteran’s Service Agency


Women’s Resource Center

Youth Bureau